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Bensalem Police Investigating After Vets’ Gravesite Flags Burned

The incidents reportedly occurred this past weekend and on Monday night at Roosevelt Memorial Park on Old Lincoln Highway and Rosedale Memorial Park on Richlieu Road.

08/26/2014

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The 5 Strangest Cemeteries In The World

Check out some of the world’s strangest cemeteries on your next vacation.

02/19/2014

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Suit Settled Over Tombstone That Injured Pa. Child

The Diocese of Scranton has settled a lawsuit with the parents of a 6-year-old boy who was hurt by a falling tombstone at an eastern Pennsylvania cemetery.

02/14/2014

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Archdiocese Leasing Of Cemeteries To Be Subject Of Court Hearing Monday

The proposal by the Archdiocese of Philadelphia to sign a long-term lease with a Levittown company to manage 13 cemeteries will be subject of a court hearing on Monday.

01/05/2014

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Living Near The Dead: Do Homes Near Cemeteries Sell For Less?

With Halloween approaching, one real estate website was apparently “dying to know” whether or not houses near cemeteries really sell for less, and the results might surprise you.

10/23/2013

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PHOTO: Philadelphia Coach Cemetery

A local sports fan uses her front yard and Halloween to commemorate Philadelphia’s fired coaches.

10/22/2013

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Brotherly Love: Bringing A Cemetery Back To Life

When Hussain Al-Hindi and his brothers went to see his father’s grave at Greenlawn Cemetery in Chester, they could barely see the headstone. They are now working together to bring Greenlawn Cemetery back to life.

10/01/2013

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Ocean County Cemetery Manager Accused Of Diverting Funds

The manager of a southern New Jersey cemetery has been accused of diverting about $76,000 from the business to his own company.

10/01/2013

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Woman’s Remains Stolen From Atlantic County Cemetery

Where there is supposed to be peace, there is unrest for Lafolette and other family members of Pauline Spinelli who lived in Hammonton.

07/30/2012

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Police Arrest Man Responsible For Stealing Flower Urns From South Jersey Cemetery

Cherry Hill Police say the man responsible for stealing more than 200 flower urns from Locustwood Memorial Park Cemetery was an employee.

01/06/2012

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Volunteers Gather To Clean Up Southwest Philadelphia’s Mount Moriah Cemetery

In April, Mount Moriah Cemetery in Southwest Philadelphia unexpectedly shutdown after years of worsening conditions.

07/16/2011

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Guide To Philadelphia’s Famous Gravesites

Philadelphia is not a city that has organized tours of the final resting places of the famous that travel from one cemetery or burial ground to the next, so you’ll need to do it on your own. Here’s a guide to the burial sites of the famous in the Philadelphia area.

06/06/2011

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